Senior Project Manager (Civil Engineering)

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Negotiable

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1359108

 Job Description

JOB TITLE: Senior Project Manager. ROLE: Lead and manage the Network Engineering Project Management Team in the development and delivery of a broad range of civil / rail infrastructure projects. LOCATION: Belfast. SALARY: Negotiable, depending on experience.

As Senior Project Manager you will lead and manage sub-sections of the Network Engineering Project Management Team in the development and delivery of a broad range of projects identified in the Translink’s Capital Plan. Translink are embarking on a range of new engineering projects throughout Belfast / Northern Ireland. These projects include railway network, civil engineering and environmental works as well as other infrastructure projects.

*Please note that CV’s and an application form have to be submitted before 12:00pm on Monday 17th September so early application is advisable*

As the successful candidate your new role will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Plan the programme, in conjunction with the Project Assurance Office, and proactively monitoring its progress, resolving issues and initiating appropriate corrective action.
  • Ensuring effective quality assurance and the overall integrity of the programme – focusing on planning, interfaces with other programmes and corporate, technical and specialist standards.
  • Managing Programme’s budget on behalf of the Senior Programme Manager, monitoring expenditure and costs against delivered and realised benefits.
  • Ensuring the delivery of projects is to the appropriate level of quality, on time and within budget, in accordance with the programme plan and programme governance arrangements.
  • Managing risks to the Programme’s successful outcome.
  • Reporting the progress of the programme at regular intervals to the SRO, Translink Executive Boards, Senior Programme Manager and Government Departments.
  • Provide leadership, with the support of the Senior Programme Manager, on Programme for Government, Strategic, National and local projects.

To be considered for this role you will have:

  • Degree in a related discipline such as Civil Engineering / Construction Management. Project Management accreditations would be desirable but not essential.
  • Chartered or working towards Chartership in a Civil Engineering or Construction related professional body.
  • At least 5 to 10 years’ experience in project management, programming and delivery of civil engineering projects. Experience of rail projects would be advantageous.
  • Experience of NEC3 Contracts and managing budgets.
  • Experience of dealing with stakeholders.

(A full job specification and application form can be provided upon application)

 

If you feel this “Senior Project Manager” role is something you may be interested in please contact Michael Knox or Anne MacEntee in Belfast on 02890 312009 for further information.

If you would like to be considered, please apply via the button shown and we will contact you upon receipt of your application to discuss your suitability and the role specifics in more detail.

Please also be aware that any correspondence or discussions related to this opportunity will be conducted with the utmost of confidentiality.

A full job spec and application form can be provided on request. Applications must be completed and returned by Monday 17th September.

This vacancy is being advertised by Wellington Professional Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Wellington Professional Recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency on behalf of our client.